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Adopt a land turtle
Animals

Adopt a land turtle

Some tips for choosing and caring for your shell reptile. The adoption of a land turtle commits the host household because it will have to be cared for for many years. Buy your turtle from a reputable pet store. Avoid purchases between individuals or on the Internet.

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Telling a child about the death of an animal

All parents dread telling their child about the death of their animal. How can you explain the disappearance of this dear confidant? We give you some ideas to soothe their grief and answer their questions. Child Psychiatrists recognize that children are aware of death as soon as they enter kindergarten, awakened by the various screens (5 to 7 years previously).
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Dog vaccination

You are still hesitating to have your dog vaccinated… Analysis of received ideas and small point on the vaccination coverage. The principle of the vaccine for dogs: The vaccine contains the infectious agents of the disease (in live or incomplete form). When injected into your pet, their immune system is boosted.
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Animal health record: a useful document

For animals, the health record has no legal value, but it contains very useful information in case of emergency or to follow the progress of your companion. The animal health record How to get it? From the veterinarian during the first vaccinations. With the breeder. It is one of the mandatory documents to be provided during the sale.
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My child wants an animal: good or bad idea?

Your child asks you for a pet and you hesitate ... Here is how to assess your child's motivations and the benefits and constraints linked to the presence of an animal in a family. My child wants a pet: Assess the motivation of the Child Transient lubia or a deep desire to have a pet is sometimes difficult to assess with a child.
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The importance of sleep in dogs

According to various studies conducted by the American Sleep Foundation, a puppy sleeps 90 of its time compared to 65 for an adult dog. Here is some information to help you understand the importance of sleep in dogs. Is a dog that sleeps all the time normal? A dog's sleep duration is determined by its age, lifestyle and health.
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Dog in heat: signs and precautions to take

In the bitch, heat appears between 6 and 24 months. Spaced 6 to 9 months apart, they last an average of 3 weeks. The smaller the bitch, the earlier her heat. Here is some information on the process, signs and precautions to take when a bitch is in heat.
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Coronavirus: take your dog out by respecting the rules

Travel regulations in the context of the fight against the spread of the coronavirus require short trips and close to home. What about taking the dog out? And how to respect the barrier gestures essential to prevent the pandemic and Save lives? Rules for dog walking Interviewed in the 8 p.m. newscast on Monday 23 March, Prime Minister Édouard Philippe to refine the guidelines for brief trips related to the needs of pets.
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Coronavirus and our pets

Many owners have questions about their pets and the coronavirus pandemic that is changing everyone's lives.We are sharing with you the information known to date.Coronavirus, dogs, cats and petsNo transmission of the virus According to Chinese virologists and various studies, there is no evidence that our pets can transmit Covid-19 to us or be infected.
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Goldfish: tips for beginners

The goldfish is a very popular pet especially for its anti-stress properties. Here is how to avoid beginner's mistakes and take care of this very colorful companion. The needs of the goldfish The goldfish have a life expectancy of about fifteen. years, it measures between two and three centimeters.
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My dog ​​barks all the time: the solutions

The dog's untimely barking puts a strain on the nerves and often leads to neighborhood problems.But why the dog barks and what are the solutions to reduce his vocalizations? Explanations and practical advice The dog barks to communicate To make himself understood, the dog adopts different postures, emits smells, urinates to leave information and barks.
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My puppy is biting, what should I do?

Nibbling for a puppy is essential, yet he must learn to control the strength of his jaw and teeth to be safe when he is an adult.Here is how to succeed in this essential learning.Why the puppy nibbles? teeth. At one and a half months, the puppy has 28 baby teeth which will be replaced by 42 permanent teeth.
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How to feed your cat properly?

As a reminder, the cat is a carnivore. Its food must be rich in protein and grain-free to meet its nutritional needs. In dry or wet form, an adapted food will strengthen its health capital and its life expectancy. Originally, the cat fed on small prey throughout the day.
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Cat or dog: which one is costing you the most?

Between cat and dog, your heart still swings? What if your wallet helps you decide? Which do you think is the cheapest on a daily basis? The French love animals ... Almost one in two households has at least one pet *. In the Top 3, we find, without much surprise, cats and dogs.
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The Sphynx, an atypical and endearing cat ...

You want to welcome a cat in your home and you do not know which breed to choose ... And if you take the time to discover the atypical Sphynx and its extraordinary character.Read also: Cat vaccinationCat or dog: which costs you the most Expensive? Features of the SphynxThe Sphynx has a unique look.
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The eam bird

The term eam means 'raising by hand'. Small zoom on the main lines of this extraordinary practice. The eam bird for what? To save the chicks that the parents neglect due to lack of experience or because there are too many of them. One of the parents is dead or sick. To speed up reproduction.
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How to make your cat lose weight?

An appropriate food, an adjustment of the daily ration, physical exercise and your personal involvement are the 4 essential rules to allow your cat to lose weight. 10 toxic plants to avoid when having a cat 3 main reasons for overweight The cat Sedentary lifestyle: Cats who live in an apartment do not have the leisure to hunt or have a very large territory to spend.
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Why does the cat have vibrissae (whiskers)?

Listed mainly on the muzzle, under the chin, above the eyes and on the back of the paws, the cat vibrissae are sensory receptors par excellence and are the third most important organ in cats after the organ Jacobson's for smell and pads for touch.
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The cat, an exceptional hunter!

The cat was domesticated 10,000 years ago when humans started growing cereals and needed a predator to protect the harvested crops.Focus on this exceptional hunter who remains the leading pet in Europe and the States United. 10 poisonous plants to avoid when you have a cat The cat's hunting instinct From an early age, kittens develop their hunting instinct by mimicry by observing their mother.
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Dogs and chickens: solutions for living together

Welcoming a dog or a puppy without putting the lives of your casseroles in danger, it is possible! By giving importance to the first contact, by creating a space dedicated to each one, by authorizing the first meetings under close surveillance and by making a wise choice of breed. Discover the 4 keys to success to allow your hens to continue to "peck hard bread" peacefully in your green spaces.
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Hens and heat: protect them effectively

Although pleasant, the arrival of summer days signals the return of heat waves that are difficult to endure for all gallinacea. If you observe a restless hen, mouth open, panting with wings outstretched alongside her body ... no doubt! it fights against the dreaded heatstroke ... Discover all our tips for effectively protecting chickens from heat waves.
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